The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank - 118 108
Contract jobs requiring a Testing Manager 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.089% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.094% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £413 £360
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 -
Testing Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2052 2119 1863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.26% 93.93% 92.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1277 1097
Average daily rate £385 £384 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 134 116
Average hourly rate £17.45 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Testing Manager in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Testing Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Testing Manager across the Hampshire region.

Testing Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Testing Manager
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Testing Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Testing Manager in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (100.00%) APMP

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Testing Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft